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Earth Day: four Liverpool groups who are making a difference

As the climate emergency continues to rise, each year's Earth Day becomes increasingly important. This year’s Earth Day, 22 April, focuses on actively repairing the world’s ecosystems.
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Neurodiversity Celebration Week 2021 (March 15-22)

Monday (15th) marked the start of the third annual Neurodiversity Celebration Week.
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Success as LJMU students experience ‘Disaster Day’

Domestic disturbances, road traffic accidents and building fires were just some of the scenarios LJMU Policing students experienced at 'Disaster Day' in the Emergency Service Training Centre. Second- and third-year students attended the Emergency Service Training Centre based in Birkenhead...

Liverpool John Moores University looks forward to the installation of new Chancellor

Acclaimed chef and LJMU alumna Nisha Katona MBE has been appointed as the sixth Chancellor of Liverpool John Moore University and will be installed to the prestigious post on Saturday. Ms Katona studied Law at LJMU from 1992 to 1995...
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Liverpool university students face more strike action

Liverpool university lecturers are going on strike again this month. The University of Liverpool and Liverpool Hope University are just two of 68 UK universities taking part in three weeks of strikes nationwide. Some universities are striking over academics' pay and...
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Liverpool team aims for land speed records this autumn

Nine Mechanical engineering students from the University of Liverpool 21-23, are attempting to break two International land speed records.

Unions call for more support for teachers’ mental health

Local unions are calling on the government to improve mental health support for teachers. Last month the Welsh Government announced a trebling in funding to support teachers' wellbeing and mental health to £1.25m. Karen Evans, Joint District Secretary for the Liverpool...

Liverpool aims for two million minutes of reading to mark World Book Day

This year marks the 25th anniversary of World Book Day where children and adults share their love of books. Across the city, events are taking place to mark the ‘You are a Reader’ theme as well as sharing the benefits...

“The values of LJMU are to be courageous” says university’s new Chancellor

Barrister and businesswoman Nisha Katona MBE has been installed as the new Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University. Speaking during the ceremony at Liverpool's Metropolitan Cathedral, she told the audience how honoured and proud she is to be installed as...

Schools will lead a £3.7m taskforce to tackle youth violence

Liverpool has been chosen as one of the cities to receive targeted funding, which will support young vulnerable people who are at a risk of violence. The aim of the programme is to keep children engaged in education, attending lessons...